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Join the Texas Children in Nature network at the annual Summit and Champions Luncheon. The Summit will bring together leaders from the conservation, education, health, faith and built-environments to share best practices and new innovations that will inspire others to take action.

Texas Children in Nature (TCiN) is a program of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. TCiN supports the network of over 500 partner organizations who are dedicated to creating equitble access to nature for children and families. Research shows that children who learn and play in nature are healthier, happier and smarter. Join us this year at the Summit and find out why Texas continues to lead the children in nature movement to connect over 3 million children with nature each year. 

Location:  Holiday Inn Corpus Christi Downtown Marina, 707 North Shoreline Boulevard, Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Register for this event by clicking on the Ticket button below. Once you are registered you can manage your schedule and networking events.

Registration includes: Access to all sessions, breakfast on Dec. 6 & 7 and access to the Champions Luncheon.

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Nancy Herron

C&NN and TCiN Board
Board Member
Austin, TX
Nancy Herron is a co-founder of TCiN and a board member of both Texas Children in Nature and the Children and Nature Network. She is co-chairing C&NN's health action strategy with Dr. Stephen Pont. Nancy retired after 23 years at Texas Parks and Wildlife and serving as their Outreach and Education Director. Her work background includes starting several nonprofits, working with Hospice, children with disabilities, teaching, and journalism. She has worked extensively with volunteers and as a volunteer in many capacities. Nancy is the recipient of multiple awards for leadership and education innovation. Nancy and her husband are long-time outdoor enthusiasts, and met in high school, helping organize their community's first recycling center and participation in the first Earth Day in 1970.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, December 6
 

10:45am